Prescription Charges and Exemptions

NHS charges

The current prescription charge is £9.35

If you know you'll have to pay for a lot of NHS prescriptions it may be cheaper to buy a prescription prepayment certificate (PPC)

Please see the link to the NHS website for more information: Save money with a prescription prepayment certificate (PPC) - NHS (


There are many people who may be exempt from NHS prescription charges. This is often based on age, income, and whether you have certain medical conditions. Please see the following link for more information and access to and eligibility checker: Who can get free prescriptions - NHS (

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